Average Teacher Salary in West Las Vegas Public Schools

The average teacher salary in West Las Vegas Public Schools is $43,508.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $31,410 $19,610 $22,960 $28,100 $36,290 $50,100
Kindergarten $43,450 $15,910 $35,230 $44,510 $54,520 $62,470
Elementary $49,800 $36,030 $40,650 $46,590 $55,820 $71,900
Middle school $47,170 $33,980 $38,870 $45,400 $53,120 $64,410
High school $45,710 $27,090 $36,880 $44,710 $54,050 $63,910

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General Facts

  • Staff: 339
  • Full time teachers: 138
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 43
  • Instructional Coordinators: 9
  • Elementary Teachers: 77
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 3
  • Pre-K Teachers: 6
  • High School Teachers: 32
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,728

Financial Statistics for West Las Vegas Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $1,872,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $18,339,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $6,485,000
  • Total revenue: $26,696,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $11,839,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $14,435,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,420,000
  • Expenditures per student: $4,000
  • Total expenditures: $26,077,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,169,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $848,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within West Las Vegas Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the West Las Vegas Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Don Cecilio Mtz Elementary
179 Bridge St
Las Vegas, NM 87701
505-426-2311
  • Total: 194
  • Kindergarten: 16
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 49
14 to 1 14 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Luis E. Armijo Elementary
179 Bridge St
Las Vegas, NM 87701
505-426-2311
  • Total: 166
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 80
17 to 1 10 Kindergarten 1st Grade
Rio Gallinas School
1300 Mineral Hill
Las Vegas, NM 87701
505-426-2311
  • Total: 104
  • 1st grade: 11
  • 2nd grade: 11
  • 3rd grade: 11
  • 4th grade: 16
  • 5th grade: 10
  • 6th grade: 17
  • 7th grade: 15
  • 8th grade: 13
11 to 1 10 1st Grade 8th Grade
Tony Serna Jr. Elementary
179 Bridge St
Las Vegas, NM 87701
505-426-2311
  • Total: 154
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 1st grade: 1
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 38
11 to 1 14 1st Grade 5th Grade
Union Elementary
179 Bridge St
Las Vegas, NM 87701
505-426-2311
  • Total: 74
  • 2nd grade: 22
  • 3rd grade: 19
  • 4th grade: 17
  • 5th grade: 16
14 to 1 6 2nd Grade 5th Grade
Valley Elementary
179 Bridge St
Las Vegas, NM 87701
505-426-2311
  • Total: 103
  • Kindergarten: 18
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 16
  • 3rd grade: 22
  • 4th grade: 15
  • 5th grade: 12
17 to 1 6 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the West Las Vegas Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Rio Gallinas School
1300 Mineral Hill
Las Vegas, NM 87701
505-426-2311
  • Total: 104
  • 1st grade: 11
  • 2nd grade: 11
  • 3rd grade: 11
  • 4th grade: 16
  • 5th grade: 10
  • 6th grade: 17
  • 7th grade: 15
  • 8th grade: 13
11 to 1 10 1st Grade 8th Grade
Valley Middle
179 Bridge St
Las Vegas, NM 87701
505-426-2311
  • Total: 60
  • 6th grade: 21
  • 7th grade: 15
  • 8th grade: 24
13 to 1 5 6th Grade 8th Grade
W Las Vegas Middle
179 Bridge St
Las Vegas, NM 87701
505-426-2311
  • Total: 273
  • 6th grade: 96
  • 7th grade: 95
  • 8th grade: 82
11 to 1 25 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the West Las Vegas Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
W Las Vegas High
179 Bridge St
Las Vegas, NM 87701
505-426-2311
  • Total: 520
  • 9th grade: 144
  • 10th grade: 120
  • 11th grade: 113
  • 12th grade: 143
17 to 1 32 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the West Las Vegas Public Schools (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Wlv Family Partnersh
179 Bridge St
Las Vegas, NM 87701
505-426-2311
  • Total: 80
  • 7th grade: 8
  • 8th grade: 9
  • 9th grade: 22
  • 10th grade: 23
  • 11th grade: 10
  • 12th grade: 8
15 to 1 6 Kindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $12,115
  • Median family income: $27,500
  • Median male income: $16,918
  • Median female income: $13,833
  • Median income of a renter: $15,179
  • Median income of a home owner: $27,021
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,240 615 425 375 130